Judge tells defendant he would do society a favor by killing himself

Court Security

Defendant is fatally shot outside courthouse while with his lawyer awaiting hearing

Court Security

Man facing charges over ‘storm the courthouse’ posts on Facebook had guns illegally, sheriff says

Civil Rights

93-year-old judge grows weary of 44-year-old housing bias case

Annual Meeting

Lawyers debate campaign financing, voter restrictions and other election issues

Opening Statements

Judge’s movie night brings the court and the public closer together

10 Questions

Meet the judge who has become a national sensation as ‘Bongo Lady’


Ethics panel backs judges’ letters asking lawyers to consider community service

Personal Security

Traveling to dangerous areas can leave lawyers vulnerable

Annual Meeting

Judges reflect on dealing with difficult pro se litigants

Criminal Justice

Man is acquitted in felony murder case, but supporter faces charges over Facebook posts


No evidence supports claim US magistrate was aware of husband’s affair with probe target, judge says

Constitutional Law

Man charged for claimed Facebook threat to storm courthouse over felony-murder trial


Judge’s ‘aggressive’ cross-examination of defense witnesses leads to overturned conviction

Trials & Litigation

Suspect is charged 30 years after fatal family-court-related attacks on judges, others

Personal Lives

Toddler who died in hot car was son of juvenile court judge

U.S. Supreme Court

Sen. Ted Cruz holds hearing on how to rein in SCOTUS ‘lawlessness’

White-Collar Crime

Convicted of theft of $2K in services, ex-judge faces potential loss of $6K monthly pension


Federal judge’s order banning man from having unprotected sex is overturned

U.S. Supreme Court

Do corporate amicus briefs pose a conflict for stockholding SCOTUS justices?